Monthly Archives: July 2015

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inspiration

This week’s challenge theme is “inspiration“.  The theme asks us what inspires us and what keeps us going.  I don’t have children so I can’t say that that’s a really big inspiration that keeps me going (like most people).  I … Continue reading

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Lunch at Le Gourmand

Le Gourmand is a name that I’ve heard of often.  I got to come here yesterday for a brunch with a friend that I haven’t seen in a while!  I was there early before our agreed-to time so I took … Continue reading

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Delicious Southern & BBQ Tasting Menu at The Smokery Kitchen & Bar

What a pleasure it was to dine at The Smokery Kitchen & Bar in Stouffville for dinner this past Monday!  Chris, the owner of the restaurant invited me for a restaurant tasting since they are a relatively new business in … Continue reading

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Taste of Peru Private Reception for the 2019 Pan Am Games “Hand Over” Ceremony

This summer in Toronto, our city had the privilege of hosting over 41 countries in the 2015 Pan Am Games.  Despite not a lot of interest and attention on the games from the local Torontonians, there were a lot of … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2015 Restaurant #3: John & Sons Oyster House

Summerlicious 2015 has ended for this season!  Surprisingly, this season was the first one where I attended so few Summerlicious restaurants (my maximum had been 9 in one season).  The reason for few Summerlicious ’15 attendance is due to a … Continue reading

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New Menu & Cocktails at The Libertine!

I was so impressed with The Libertine!  The Libertine has been newly acquired by a new owner and I was invited there with a friend to try out their new menu of drinks and food.  The Libertine is no longer … Continue reading

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Ramen Raijin with Zulu & Banh

The ramen-hoping duo, Zulu & Banh, invited me to one of their famed ramen tours.  They have been to over 20 ramen houses around Toronto and the GTA, looking for the best Japanese ramen noodles, toppings, and soup base.  I … Continue reading

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